Dermatology

Best way to beat melanoma  Featured
Best way to beat melanoma
One woman learns that early detection is the key to surviving a deadly form of cancer.
Why painkillers can be lethal 
Why painkillers can be lethal
Find out why the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is requiring all prescription pain medications that contain acetaminophen to have a warning label.
Smart sun play 
Smart sun play
Enjoying the sunshine doesn’t have to burn. With a little planning, you can stay healthy and safe while taking in the rays.
Regular sunscreen use slows skin aging, study finds 
Regular sunscreen use slows skin aging, study finds
In addition to helping prevent skin cancer and sunburn, a new study says sunscreen can also keep you looking younger.
Redheads at risk for melanoma even if they stay out of the sun 
Redheads at risk for melanoma even if they stay out of the sun
Researchers studying pigment in hopes of finding a way to help reduce melanoma risk.
New proposal raises awareness on tanning bed risks 
New proposal raises awareness on tanning bed risks
The Food and Drug Administration has proposed new regulations that will require companies to provide more information about the risk factors of tanning bed usage.
Allergies in kids on the rise, says new report 
Allergies in kids on the rise, says new report
Food and skin allergies are on the rise among American kids but the reasons aren’t clear.